7:00 PM May 28, 2014
(Submitted to The Democrat) Dwight Huddleston cuts hair at his Lebanon barber shop. A benefit will be held June 3 to help raise funds for Huddleston, who was recently diagnosed with a rare form of blood cancer.
An event to honor a Lebanon barber is gearing up to take place next month.
1:49 AM May 26, 2014
Middle Tennessee Electric Membership Corp. workers determined equipment failure was the cause of a power outage that left more than 6,200 Wilson County residents without power for nearly an hour early Monday morning.
8:00 PM May 22, 2014
(Kimberly Jordan • Lebanon Democrat) The group of Run for the Wall participants prepare to continue their journey to Washington, D.C. after a stop at the Ward Ag Center on Monday. The riders are scheduled to arrive in the Capitol on Friday.
Close to 300 motorcyclists made their way across Tennessee on Monday on their way to Washington, D.C. as part of the “Run for the Wall.”
7:00 PM May 22, 2014
Police and locals are readying for the upcoming return of the former Slammin’ and Jammin’ Car Show this weekend in Lebanon.
7:00 PM May 16, 2014
(Submitted to The Democrat) Children sit at the base of the cross during the inaugural Heritage Peace Garden Celebration in 2012.
The annual Heritage Peace Garden Celebration is set to take place Saturday with the historic Pickett Chapel serving as the backdrop for the day’s events.
9:00 PM May 15, 2014
Go Johnny Go 5K/Walk/Run/10K and the Johnny Keel Wellness Foundation presented $5,000 to Sherry’s Run, the largest grassroots, faith-based organization in Wilson County serving and making a difference in the lives of families who are fighting cancer.
8:00 PM May 15, 2014
The Race for the Fallen 5K Glow Run and Walk to benefit the Police Benevolent Foundation is coming to light up Lebanon on June 14.
5:00 PM May 15, 2014
The third annual Ross Key Country Spring Fling will be Saturday at Smitty’s Bar and Grill on the Hill.
7:00 PM May 14, 2014
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Randy Moore and the Fabulous Suedes will headline the second annual Jammin’ with the General music series when it kicks off Thursday at the Lebanon Square.
7:00 PM May 8, 2014
(Caitlin Rickard • Lebanon Democrat) On Wednesday, country music singer Aaron Tippin stopped by Pulse Salon’s cut-a-thon that was raising money for cystic fibrosis and local girl Kailey Baird, 5, who is suffering from the disease.
A Lebanon salon is ready to cut out cystic fibrosis.
5:00 PM May 8, 2014
The Next Step Resource Center is spreading the word about bicycles and their use during Bike to Work Week, which begins Monday.
2:00 PM May 8, 2014
Emergency crews from Lebanon Fire Department and Wilson County Emergency Management Agency battled a cargo fire late Tuesday night on Interstate 40.
12:00 PM May 2, 2014
Historic Lebanon, a local nonprofit, will hold its annual Friends of Historic Lebanon Membership Dinner on May 8 at 6:30 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church at 304 W. Main St. in Lebanon.
3:00 PM May 1, 2014
(Submitted to The Democrat) Members of Boy Scout Troop and Crew 360 enjoy a recent whitewater rafting trip, which is just one of several examples of how scouting provides fun, yet educational, opportunities for area youth. A barbecue benefit will be Friday to support Boy Scout Troop and Crew 360.
Boy Scout Troop & Crew 360 will hold its Swine and Dine barbecue fundraiser Friday from 5-8 p.m. at Lebanon First United Methodist Church at 415 W. Main St.
2:00 PM May 1, 2014
(Jared Felkins • Lebanon Democrat) (From left) Architect Mike Manus, contractor Jack Bell, Brooks House board chair Bucky Hesson and director Liz Reese take part in a groundbreaking ceremony Wednesday on an expansion at the women and children’s homeless shelter in Lebanon.
The clouds parted Wednesday for Brooks House supporters and volunteers to break ground on a new expansion.